13th international scientific conference of young scientists

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  1. The MANUSCRIPTS should not be published in other editions.
  2. The authors should fulfill a COPYRIGHT Declaration FORM (free text) that the manuscript has not been published in other editions and this Declaration should be signed and scanned.
  3. In case of co-authorship – the participation of each co-author in the paper should be presented.
  4. Each author (single or in co-authorship) can participate with only one paper which should be presented personally at the conference.
  5. The registration forms for the conference should be submitted up to 15 September 2017 electronically by uploading them at the following link – http://young-scientists.unwe.bg/en/forms/render/3
  6. The papers should be submitted up to 15 October 2017 electronically by uploading them at the following link – http://young-scientists.unwe.bg/en/forms/render/15
  7. The papers should be written and presented in Bulgarian, English or Russian languages.
  8. The accepted papers will be reviewed by a blind peer review and after their approval will be published in Conference Proceedings in a CD-format with an ISBN number.
  9. Each participant with a paper will receive the CD with the Conference Proceedings and a Certificate for Participation in the conference.
  10. The best papers can be published in the UNWE Journals – Economic and Social Alternatives Journal (in Bulgarian), http://www.unwe.bg/alternativi, and Economic Alternatives Journal (in English), http://www.unwe.bg/eajournal/en.
  11. The time for presenting and discussing papers during the conference is 10 minutes.
  12. Presentation of papers at the conference – PowerPoint presentation.




  1. The full text of the paper has to be no longer than 8 pages, including tables, figures (graphs and diagrams) and list of references.
  2. The title of the paper, the names, scientific position, degree and organization of the author, as well as the abstract and the keywords for the Bulgarian participants – should be both written in Bulgarian and English languages. For foreign participants – they should be written in the respective foreign language.
  3. The papers will be published in the language they are written.
  4. The papers have to be prepared on version Word 2000 or higher at А4 format (about 40 rows per page).
  5. The following structure of the papers should be kept:

Title of paper

Scientific position, degree, name and family name of the author and author’s organization



JEL Classification


Main text


List of references

  1. Papers in Bulgarian or in Russian should contain an Abstract in the working language, different from English – no more than 500 words and an Abstract in English – no more than 500 words.
  2. Papers in English should contain only an Abstract in English – no more than 500 words.
  3. JEL Classification can be found on the following link: http://aeaweb.org/jel/guide.
  4. The technical formatting of the papers should be done according to the following layout and font requirements:

Page margins: left – 2,5 cm, right – 2,5 cm, top – 2,5 cm, bottom – 2,5 cm. Paper Size – A4.

Font of the main text of the paper: Times New Roman, 12 pt, normal.

Paragraph: 1,5.

Title of the paper: Font Times New Roman, 14 pt, bold, centered.

Page numbers: bottom, centered.

Scientific position, degree and organization of the author (placed on the second next row below the paper’s title) – Font Times New Roman, 12 pt, bold, centered.

Abstract (placed on the second next row below the scientific position, degree and organization of the author): Font Times New Roman, 12 pt, italic, justified.

Keywords (placed on the second next row below the Abstract): Font Times New Roman, 12 pt, italic, justified.

Headlines: Font Times New Roman, 12 pt, bold, centered.

The formulas should be centered and numbered (1), (2), etc. on the right side of the formulas.

All the graphs and diagrams must be marked as figures, consecutively numbered with Arabic numbers.

The title should be under the figure.

The tables must be consecutively numbered with Arabic numbers and with titles (above the tables).

The source of the data in the table should be indicated under the table. In the tables and figures may be included text in Bulgarian/Russian or English language – Font Times New Roman, 10 pt, normal.

In case of making a reference to a work or to an author or to more than one author, the following models should be used: Krugman at al., 1997; Born (1998) and Jones (2001); Barney (1991; 1994).

The list of references should appear after the main text without numbering.

Sources (publications etc.) are listed in alphabetical order by author’s family name – first, in Cyrillic alphabet, then in Latin alphabet and other.

The sources in Cyrillic must be translated in English. Example: Tsankov, A.,1910. The Capital and the Profit from It. Sofia: State Publishing House (in Bulgarian).

  1. 13.    The List of References should be drawn up according to the following formatting instructions:

For Books and Monographs:

Porter, M., 1990. The Competitive Аdvantage of Nations. New York: The Free Press.

Post, J., Lawrence, A. and Weber, J., 1999. Business and Society. 9th ed. Irwin/McGraw – Hill.

For Periodicals:

Farrell, J. and Shapiro, C., 2008. How Strong Are Weak Patents? American Economic Review, 98(4), pp. 1347-1369.

For contributions to collective works:

Friedman, M., 1991. The Social Responsibility of Business Is to Increase Its Profits, in J. Bower (ed.), The Craft of General Management. Boston: Harvard Business School Publications, 287-296.

For Internet sources:

American Economic Association, 2012. JEL Classification Codes Guide, [online] Available at: <http://www.aeaweb.org/jel/guide [Accessed 15 May 2012].

Author/Editor, Year of Publication, Article Title, Journal title (in italics or underlined), [Medium - usually 'Online'], Volume Number, Part number (in brackets), Available URL (http://internet address/remote path) and the Date accessed [in square brackets].

Hart, K. (1998) The place of the 1898 Cambridge, Anthropological Expedition to the Torres Straits (CAETS) in the history of British social anthropology. Science as Culture. [Online] 11 (1). Available: http://human-nature.com/science-as-culture/hart.html [Accessed 9 November 2003]